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By On September 26th, 2018

Experts discuss why LGBTQ people are at such high risk for eating disorders

It is no secret that LGBTQ individuals are significantly more likely to develop eating disorders compared to heterosexual and cisgender people. According to the National Eating Disorder Association, gay men are 7-times as likely to live with an eating disorder and 12-times more likely to report purging behavior. Similarly, bisexual or lesbian women and transgender…

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